Definition of complimentary close
: the words (as sincerely yours) that conventionally come immediately before the signature of a letter and express the sender's regard for the receiver —called also complimentary closing
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COMPLIMENTARY CLOSE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of complimentary close for English Language Learners
: the words (such as sincerely yours ) that come before the signature of a letter
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